Jun 06, 2019
In the month of June, the buds in our gardens are almost as enchanting as the open flowers. Things in bud bring, in the heat of a June noontide, the recollection of the loveliest days of the year. Within the 30 days of June, there are several events worth stopping for, celebrating, and adding to your calendar. Listed below are some of our favorites and why:
Greater Tuscaloosa Fun Day- Celebrated on June 1st, is an annual celebration in Tuscaloosa. No matter your age, or where you come from, this event is meant to take a moment and enjoy all the activities that the city of Tuscaloosa has to offer.
Live at the Plaza- Celebrated on June 7th, this fifth annual summer concert series will be held in the family-friendly atmosphere of the Government Plaza. This event begins on the 7th and takes place every Friday and admission is free and open to the public.
Celebrate Local- An event held on June 13th, this celebration brings community members and local merchants together for a one-of-a-kind social, shopping, and tasting event to highlight locally owned independent businesses.
Equality on the River- Celebrated on June 15th, this event celebrates equality in West Alabama! While there is still a long way to go, we have so much to be thankful for. Admission is free. There will be a full cash bar and great entertainment!! The Lookout Rooftop Bar is located on top of Hotel Indigo.
Black Warriors songwriter’s festival- Celebrated from June 21-23, this annual event is unique to Tuscaloosa. This festival brings together 40 local and regional songwriters to perform in various venues downtown, the format of this event allows for a rare look into the stories behind the songs in an intimate setting. Admission is also free.
Mark your calendars and plan something fun and memorable to do with your neighbors, friends, and family! Summer is officially almost here, and it is the perfect time to enjoy the longer, fun-filled days.